The body of a Palestinian security officer was discovered on Tuesday in his
apartment in Ramallah. The officer, Hassan Jalayta, 40, from Jericho, had
been summoned for questioning by his commanders.
Jalayta left his family
home in Jericho on Tuesday morning and was supposed to report for questioning,
but did not show up, a Palestinian Authority security source said.
source did not say why the officer, who worked for the Preventive Security
Service, had been summoned for questioning in Ramallah.
His body was
discovered in the morning in his rented apartment in the Um al- Sharayet
neighborhood of Ramallah, the source said.